Tag Scalability

Software Consulting with Rachel Laycock

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/rachellaycock_edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Software consultancies solve problems involving management and software engineering. A large company might hire a software consulting company to give an external opinion on software architecture, or on an organizational structure. Sometimes a consultancy is brought in to help integrate a new technology, or do a major refactoring. Scaling a software consultancy to meet the varying demands of clients presents a unique challenge.

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Platform as a Service with Sinclair Schuller

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/PaaS_with_Sinclair_edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Platform as a service can mean different things to different people. The most prominent feature of a PaaS is the ability to abstract away issues that every developer within an organization has to deal with. As an example, developers today don’t need to fear scalability and load balancing issues as much as engineers of the 90’s and early 2000s. We can develop our

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Scalable Architecture with Lee Atchison

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/Scalable_Architecture.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Lee Atchison spent seven years at Amazon working in retail, software distribution, and Amazon Web Services. He then moved to New Relic, where he has spent four years scaling the company’s internal architecture. From his decade of experience at fast growing web technology companies, Lee has written the book Architecting for Scale, from O’Reilly.   As an application scales, it becomes significantly more

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Distributed NoSQL Databases with Jon Meredith

“The world is increasingly disconnected, if you think about dealing with things like mobile devices that flap in and out of connectedness.”

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MongoDB with Bryan Reinero

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/mongo_bryan_reinero.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadMongoDB is a cross-platform document-oriented database. Bryan Reinero is a developer advocate at MongoDB. Questions include: How are isomorphic JavaScript applications using NoSQL? What is the joke behind the “MongoDB is web scale meme”? Is Mongo used primarily for scalability, modular schema, or simply the first-class JSON objects? What is MongoDB’s impact on the movement towards single-page web applications? How can a developer choose

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